10 examples of lay
a lay person; a lay preacher; a lay brother.
a lay opinion regarding the nature of a disease
to lay a book on the table; to lay a body in the grave; a shower lays the dust.
to lay a corner stone; to lay bricks in a wall; to lay the covers on a table.
to lay a snare, an ambush, or a plan
to lay plaster or paint
to lay eggs
Place emphasis on a certain point
Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children
Set the tray down